Shirley L. Myers, 90, formerly of Altoona, died early Saturday morning January 14, 2023, at Epworth Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, Tyrone.
She was born December 3, 1932 in Altoona a daughter of the late Paul and Mabel (Gillmen) Browand. She married James R. Myers on February 25, 1952, in Winchester, VA. He preceded her in death May 8, 2009.
Surviving are three children, son James R. Myers, Jr. (Donna) of Tyrone, son Thomas E. Myers (Louise) of Sinking Valley, Altoona, daughter Mary Ann Finelli (Ron) of Altoona; six grandchildren, Thomas James “TJ” Myers (Christy), Lori Yurkovich (Kevin), Amy Boore (Philip), Cory Myers (Jamie), Jamie Grace (Scott), Jeremy Myers (Leann); nine great grandchildren, Reece Myers, Isabella Myers, Kyler Boore, twins Nathan and Colton Myers, Tenley Myers, Peyton Myers, Maddox Myers, Connor Grace; and numerous extended family members.
Mrs. Myers was a member of Greenwood United Methodist Church.
She was a 1951 graduate of Altoona High School.
Shirley retired as a lead floor girl (supervisor) from Warnaco Sportswear following 36 years’ service.
She enjoyed sewing, crocheting, quilting, baking, cooking, needlecraft, playing Bingo, and trips to the casinos. Shirley was a very active member of her church.
A private viewing and service will be held at the convenience of the family.
Interment will be made at Blair Memorial Park, Bellwood.